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Generally favorable reviews - based on 34 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 87 Ratings

Summary: The life of 11-year old Billy Elliot (Bell), a coal miner's son in Northern England, is forever changed one day when he stumbles upon a ballet class during his weekly boxing lesson. (Universal Focus)
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Runtime: 110 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for some thematic material. (edited version)
Production: BBC Films
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Music
Countries: UK, France
Language: English
Home Release Date: Apr 17, 2001
Director Credit
Stephen Daldry Director
Writer Credit
Lee Hall Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Jamie Bell Billy Elliot
Julie Walters Mrs. Wilkinson
Cast Credit
Billy Fane Mr. Braithwaite
Carol McGuigan Librarian
Charlie Hardwick Sheila Briggs
Colin MacLachlan Mr. Tom Wilkinson
Gary Lewis Dad (Jackie Elliot)
Jamie Draven Tony Elliot
Janine Birkett Billy's Mum
Jean Heywood Grandma
Joe Renton Gary Poulson
Mike Elliot George Watson
Nicola Blackwell Debbie Wilkinson
Stuart Wells Michael Caffrey
Trevor Fox PC Jeff Peverly
Producer Credit
Charles Brand Executive Producer
David M. Thompson Executive Producer
Greg Brenman Producer
Jonathan Finn Producer
Natascha Wharton Executive Producer
Tessa Ross Executive Producer
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